The Chinese manufacturer, Lenovo has finally launched its Zuk Edge smartphone in its home country in Ceramic White and Titanium Crystal Black colour variants. Earlier, the company had teased its fans for the smartphone in the Chinese market.
Lenovo announced that the Zuk Edge will be available for sale from January 1 in the country in two variants – one is the 4GB LPDDR4 RAM variant which priced at CNY 2,299 (around Rs. 22,500), while the other one comes with 6GB LPDDR4 at a price of CNY 2,499 (Rs. 24,500).
The USP of the smartphone is its 5.5-inch full-HD TDDI display with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass, which is claimed to offer a contrast ratio of 1500:1 and 85 percent NTSC colour gamut and has an has an 86.4 percent screen-to-body ratio. The highlighting features of the phone also include its under-glass U Touch fingerprint sensor (that can unlock in as little as 0.09 seconds), USB Type-C (v3.1) port, built-in blood oxygen heart rate sensor, and a pneumatic altimeter and a UV light sensor.
On photography front, the smartphone comes featured with a 13-megapixel rear camera with a 1.34-micron pixel Samsung ISOCELL sensor, f/2.2 aperture, PDAF+CAF hybrid autofocus, and a high-brightness flash. It also sports an 8-megapixel of front-facing camera with a 1.12-micron pixel sensor and f/2.2 aperture. The Zuk Edge is fueled 3100mAh battery.
Running on Android 7.0 Nougat-based ZUI 2.5, the dual-SIM Lenovo Zuk Edge is powered by a 2.35GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor and comes with standard connectivity features like 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.1, and GPS/ A-GPS. The smartphone measures 142.9×74.5×7.68mm and weighs 160 grams. Other sensors on board include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor.